February 17, 2019
FOCUS ON EXPRESSION:
Using AAC & Visual Communication Symbols To Teach Expressive Communication!
By: Don D’Amore MA CCC-SLP Speech Language Pathologist
There was a phrase I heard when I first started working as an educator many years ago: “We learn to read, so we can read and learn!” (We also know that students are still learning while they are at the same time learning to read.) I think of expressive language in a similar way for our students who are showing less verbal communication than their typically developing peers. We use strategies of Augmentative Alternative Communication (AAC) to assist the person who is......Read More